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Press Communique 14 Mar 23 - Flight MK 014 diverted to Cairo due to a medical emergency

Press Communique
14 Mar 2023


Flight MK 014 diverted to Cairo due to a medical emergency


Air Mauritius confirms that flight MK 014 on its way to Paris CDG has diverted to Cairo in Egypt today 14 March 2023 due to a medical emergency onboard.

Flight MK 014 operated by an Airbus A350-900 aircraft departed from Mauritius at 22:53 local time on Monday 13 March 2023.

First aid was administered to the sick passenger inflight.

Upon arrival at Cairo International Airport, the passenger of French nationality was transferred to the hospital for appropriate treatment.

After obtaining clearance from relevant authorities and refueling of the aircraft, flight MK 014 departed from Cairo International Airport at 08:11 local time and is now expected to arrive in Paris-CDG at 11:30 local time today.

Air Mauritius regrets any inconvenience caused. The Company reiterates that the safety and security of its passengers and employees are its topmost priority.




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